Large and Small


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Large adjective – Of a size greater than average of its kind.
Usage example: he was hungry, so he ordered the large pizza

Small is an antonym for large in topics: big, massive.
Nearby Words: largely, largeness, largish
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Small adjective – Of a size that is less than average.
Usage example: a small cat who never weighed more than five pounds

Large is an antonym for small in topics: little, quantity, unimportant, narrow-minded.
Nearby Word: smallish
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man large man small man
role large role small role
part large part small part
group large group small group
Other nouns: creature, area, amount, portion, number, parts, piece, army, room, size, percentage, hole, scale, dog, population, city, numbers, breasts, creatures, ships, animals, groups, amounts.

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